NEC retains #1 rank in Business Phone segment for SMBs

NEC, the global leader in Communications & IT solutions, announced that it for seven years in a row has been recognized as global #1 in SMB (Small and Medium Business) Business Phone Systems, according to MZA’s report.
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The global Call Control market (excluding Multi-Tenant UCaaS voice solutions) shows that NEC has led all vendors in global shipments in the SMB segment (less than 100 licences) for the last 7 years. With a present market share of 17 percent as reported over the first half of 2021, NEC is well ahead of all other companies in that segment.

The expansion of NEC UNIVERIGE BLUE UCaaS and CCaaS services will complement our on-premises portfolio and provide options to our partners and customer to consume these services as appropriate. UNIVRGE BLUE CONNECT BRIDGE will provide the on-premises customers an easy path to cloud hybrid or full cloud, providing investment protection and value of digital transformation, Ram Menghani, President NEC Enterprise Communication Technology, said.

NEC’s UNIVERGE BLUE is one of the most powerful UCaaS and CCaaS cloud offerings available on the market, enabling telephony, video conferencing, collaboration, back up, security, file sharing and more within a single solution. Businesses can benefit from monthly billing and just pay for what they use with full flexibility to scale up as and when required.

UNIVERGE BLUE CONNECT BRIDGE extends on-premises business phone systems to the cloud via mobile and desktop applications while also adding chat, video conferencing, and file sharing and collaboration capabilities.

NEC said its business customers can select from fully on-premises infrastructure to a 100 percent public cloud subscription-based solution and anything in between in a hybrid working model.